The Nation’s Most Trusted
Tenant Credit Checks

ApplyConnect is a no cost tenant screening solution for landlords and real estate agents who don’t manage hundreds of properties. Screen tenants, market your vacancies, and lease legally and securely for free. Complete credit and background reports are available for just $28.50 – paid completely by the renter.

The Nation’s Most Trusted
Tenant Credit Checks

landlord real estate agent tenant credit check

ApplyConnect is a no cost tenant screening solution for landlords and real estate agents who don’t manage hundreds of properties. Screen tenants, market your vacancies, and lease legally and securely for free. Complete credit and background reports are available for just $28.50 – paid completely by the renter.

Tenant Screening, But Simple.

Getting started with ApplyConnect tenant screening can be accomplished in just three steps!

Create Your Account

Simply complete a quick form and create an account! After filling out the short registration form and having your identity verified by Experian, you’re good to go. Not only is this process something that can be completed quickly, but it’s also free.

Invite Your Applicants

Invite your applicants to share their credit report with you. After creating an account, the applicant will then pay the $28.50 fee for the report (Want to pay for the report? You can!), and give consent for it to be shared with you.

View, Print, and Fill That Vacancy

ApplyConnect reports are processed within a matter of seconds after the applicant has paid. You’ll receive an email alert when the report is available, and can be viewed easily from your account dashboard. Now you have all the tenant information you need to make an informed decision.

Create Your Account

Simply complete a quick form and create an account! After filling out the short registration form and having your identity verified by Experian, you’re good to go. Not only is this process something that can be completed quickly, but it’s also free.

Invite Your Applicants

Invite your applicants to share their credit report with you. After creating an account, the applicant will then pay the $28.50 fee for the report (Want to pay for the report? You can!), and give consent for it to be shared with you.

View, Print, and Fill That Vacancy

ApplyConnect reports are processed within a matter of seconds after the applicant has paid. You’ll receive an email alert when the report is available, and can be viewed easily from your account dashboard. Now you have all the tenant information you need to make an informed decision.

Tenant Credit Checks Made Just For You.

ApplyConnect was created as a solution to support landlords, real estate agents, and renters needing to obtain fast, accurate, safe, and affordable tenant credit checks. 

Real Estate Agents

No cost tenant credit checks that process in seconds, are secure, and limits your liabilities.

Landlords

Screen your rental applicants in seconds and take advantage of a suite of free marketing and legal tools.

Renters

Easily view and share your tenant screening report with your future landlord, all through ApplyConnect’s secure online system.

Revenue Partners

Your company can partner with ApplyConnect to provide clients and members tenant screening!

Real Estate Agents

No cost tenant credit checks that process in seconds, are secure, and limits your liabilities.

Landlords

Screen your rental applicants in seconds and take advantage of a suite of free marketing and legal tools.

Renters

Easily view and share your tenant screening report with your future landlord, all through ApplyConnect’s secure online system.

Revenue Partners

Your company can partner with ApplyConnect to provide clients and members tenant screening!

Lease With Confidence.

You shouldn’t have to jump through hoops to lease your rental property. With ApplyConnect you can enjoy the benefits of a straightforward online tenant credit check while confidently finding the perfect renters for your rental vacancies.

Choose the Renters

You don’t need to be a large, professional property management company to find the best tenants. ApplyConnect lets real estate agents and landlords like you properly screen your applicants, with a full Experian credit report (with credit score) and nationwide background check. No more second guessing.

Lease

While you might want to fill that vacancy immediately, make sure you do so legally. Our automated decision emails (with accepted, conditional, denied, and pending email templates) come with all the legally required notices and you can download tons of free resources like your state’s consumer notice. 

Promote Your

Beyond screening your tenants, ApplyConnect includes free marketing tools like online rental applications and rent collection to help you both before and after you fill your rental vacancy. Get a stack of applications the moment you post your listing with our customizable property advertising links and text message notifications.

Keep Costs at a

As a consumer-initiated report, ApplyConnect’s complete credit history and background check are completely free for realtors, landlords, and property managers. Our core features are also free to use. No subscriptions or hidden fees, including when you add the ability to collect rent online!

Choose the Renters

You don’t need to be a large, professional property management company to find the best tenants. ApplyConnect lets real estate agents and landlords like you properly screen your applicants, with a full Experian credit report (with credit score) and nationwide background check. No more second guessing.

Lease

While you might want to fill that vacancy immediately, make sure you do so legally. Our automated decision emails (with accepted, conditional, denied, and pending email templates) come with all the legally required notices and you can download tons of free resources like your state’s consumer notice. 

Promote Your

Beyond screening your tenants, ApplyConnect includes free marketing tools like online rental applications and rent collection to help you both before and after you fill your rental vacancy. Get a stack of applications the moment you post your listing with our customizable property advertising links and text message notifications.

Keep Costs at a

As a consumer-initiated report, ApplyConnect’s complete credit history and background check are completely free for realtors, landlords, and property managers. Our core features are also free to use. No subscriptions or hidden fees, including when you add the ability to collect rent online!

Get a Report with All the Bells and Whistles.

When trying to find the perfect tenant, you need a sufficient amount of data to make an informed decision. That’s why ApplyConnect’s reports include all the information you need, all in one convenient package. Each tenant screening report includes:

A Full Experian® Credit Report

Each report includes a payment history on all real estate, installment, and revolving credit accounts, collection accounts, civil judgments, tax liens and bankruptcy, and prior names, addresses, and employment history.

A VantageScore® 3.0

Developed by the 3 major credit bureaus, VantageScore 3.0 is one of the best credit scoring models out there. With over 30 million more consumers than FICO, you can rest assured you’ll have reliable data to help you find your perfect tenants.

A Nationwide Criminal Background Check

With the best available criminal database scan pulling from over 790 million offenses using databases from across the U.S., you’ll be able to see if your applicants have any wants and warrants, is on the terrorist watch list, and more!

A Sex Offender Registry Search

Find out if your applicant is a registered sex offender within their state. A physical description and photographs will be displayed, when available.

A Nationwide Eviction History

See if your applicants have a past filled with evictions with our civil court search, scanning the nation’s largest eviction database with 36+ million unique records (no duplicates) including judgments and filings.

Get a Report with
All the Bells and Whistles.

When trying to find the perfect tenant, you need a sufficient amount of data to make an informed decision. That’s why ApplyConnect’s reports include all the information you need, all in one convenient package.

Each Report Includes:
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A Full Experian® Credit Report

Each report includes a payment history on all real estate, installment, and revolving credit accounts, collection accounts, civil judgments, tax liens and bankruptcy, and prior names, addresses, and employment history.

A VantageScore® 3.0

Developed by the 3 major credit bureaus, VantageScore 3.0 is one of the best credit scoring models out there. With over 30 million more consumers than FICO, you can rest assured you’ll have reliable data to help you find your perfect tenants.

A Nationwide Criminal Background Check

With the best available criminal database scan pulling from over 790 million offenses using databases from across the U.S., you’ll be able to see if your applicants have any wants and warrants, is on the terrorist watch list, and more!

A Sex Offender Registry Search

Find out if your applicant is a registered sex offender within their state. A physical description and photographs will be displayed, when available.

A Nationwide Eviction History

See if your applicants have a past filled with evictions with our civil court search, scanning the nation’s largest eviction database with 36+ million unique records (no duplicates) including judgments and filings.

Started Inviting Applicants in a Few Minutes.

Create your free ApplyConnect account, verify your identity, and begin requesting tenant credit checks.

1

Register

Fill out the registration form with your basic information.

2

Experian Verification

Experian securely verifies your identity using your consumer profile.

3

Invite Applicants

That’s it! You can now invite applicants to share their tenant credit check.

Register

Fill out the registration form with your basic information.

Experian Verification

Experian securely verifies your identity using your consumer profile.

Invite Applicants

That’s it! You can now invite applicants to share their tenant credit check.

Learn More About the ApplyConnect Process.

Learn More About the ApplyConnect Process.

We’re Passionate About Finding You Great Tenants.

Filling your rental vacancies with the perfect renters doesn’t have to be complicated.
With ApplyConnect you’ll have more time to keep doing the things you love.

Whether you’re a landlord, real estate agent, or work with rental properties in another way, ApplyConnect was built to prioritize your success. Unlike other tenant screening providers, we’ve taken the convenience of our reports and the quality of our background checks to heart.

Convenient Screening

We’ve designed our tenant screening platform to be as quick and easy as possible, so you can have more time to dedicate to your own passion projects. Creating an account takes just a few minutes, and can be completed in just 3 steps. Moments after your applicant fills out the necessary information on the rental application and background check and purchases the report, the tenant screening report and application will be available for you to view within seconds. It’s that fast.

ApplyConnect screening is completely paperless and online, enabling your applicants to apply on-the-go with an internet connection. Our notification system has been tailored with you in mind, with both email and text messaging notifications available. Through a partnership with PayRent you also have the ability to collect rent online at no additional cost.

We pride ourselves on staying Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) compliant when delivering tenant credit checks, and provide additional resources so you can stay up-to-date with any changing legislation. The ApplyConnect Blog frequently updates on national and state rental housing regulation changes, showcases free resources and reports on industry news.

Convenient Screening

renter tenant credit checks

We’ve designed our tenant screening platform to be as quick and easy as possible, so you can have more time to dedicate to your own passion projects. Creating an account takes just a few minutes, and can be completed in just 3 steps. Moments after your applicant fills out the necessary information on the rental application and background check and purchases the report, the tenant screening report and application will be available for you to view within seconds. It’s that fast.

ApplyConnect screening is completely paperless and online, enabling your applicants to apply on-the-go with an internet connection. Our notification system has been tailored with you in mind, with both email and text messaging notifications available. Through a partnership with PayRent you also have the ability to collect rent online at no additional cost.

We pride ourselves on staying Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) compliant when delivering tenant credit checks, and provide additional resources so you can stay up-to-date with any changing legislation. The ApplyConnect Blog frequently updates on national and state rental housing regulation changes, showcases free resources and reports on industry news.

You're in good hands, just ask our other clients!

Cissi Scott, Real Estate Agent
I absolutely love this ApplyConnect service. This is so pain free for my client and myself as the agent. Totally thorough report for my landlords to feel comfortable with a new tenant. Great job! ApplyConnect! We will continue to use your confidential in depth services.
Scott & Susan Simmons, Landlords
We are so happy we switched to ApplyConnect for our tenants. User friendly. Fast results. Our previous service lacked customer service, where ApplyConnect excels!!
John Gonzalez, Renter
My wife and I were ready to move out and were worried about how long the background check would be. However it was really quick and was no hassle at all so it helped us on focusing to move in. Really quick, Less paper work, overall good experience.

You're in good hands,
just ask our other clients!

Cissi Scott, Real Estate Agent
I absolutely love this ApplyConnect service. This is so pain free for my client and myself as the agent. Totally thorough report for my landlords to feel comfortable with a new tenant. Great job! ApplyConnect! We will continue to use your confidential in depth services.
Scott & Susan Simmons, Landlords
We are so happy we switched to ApplyConnect for our tenants. User friendly. Fast results. Our previous service lacked customer service, where ApplyConnect excels!!
John Gonzalez, Renter
My wife and I were ready to move out and were worried about how long the background check would be. However it was really quick and was no hassle at all so it helped us on focusing to move in. Really quick, Less paper work, overall good experience.

Screening Made Easy

A key to picking out the right renter is to have quality tenant background check information to help you make your decision. ApplyConnect prides ourselves on quality report data that will protect people and properties.

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Our credit reports come directly from Experian, with a credit score model created by the big three credit bureaus.

Maintained and delivered that is consistent with the FCRA and applicable regulations.

ApplyConnect’s criminal and eviction check pulls from one of the largest databases with over 790 million criminal, and 36+ million eviction files to cross-reference from. Millions of records nationwide covering credit, criminal and evictions histories

Experian verifies the identity of you and your applicants

Screening Made Easy

A key to picking out the right renter is to have quality tenant background check information to help you make your decision. ApplyConnect prides ourselves on quality report data that will protect people and properties.

Click to Expand

Our credit reports come directly from Experian, with a credit score model created by the big three credit bureaus.

Maintained and delivered that is consistent with the FCRA and applicable regulations.

ApplyConnect’s criminal and eviction check pulls from one of the largest databases with over 790 million criminal, and 36+ million eviction files to cross-reference from. Millions of records nationwide covering credit, criminal and evictions histories

Experian verifies the identity of you and your applicants

Learn More About ApplyConnect Reports

Take a tour of the tenant credit and background check before inviting your applicants.
Visit the links below to see what is included on every report.

Learn More About ApplyConnect Reports

Take a tour of the tenant credit and background check before inviting your applicants.

Visit the links below to see what is included on every report.